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By Robert M. Grant

ISBN-10: 0415118379

ISBN-13: 9780415118378

ISBN-10: 0415118387

ISBN-13: 9780415118385

throughout the moment century the Christian international was once shaken by way of the Gnostics. Irenaeus got here from Asia Minor through Rome to develop into bishop of Lyons, make clear Christian doctrines and struggle the Gnostics with an immense, five-volume paintings. He used to be a dwelling a part of his modern tradition and his technique stuffed early Christian inspiration with new life.
The writings of Irenaeus exist as an entire simply in Latin and Armenian. This learn deals new translations of vital elements of his paintings, seriously according to an entire reconstruction of the unique Greek within the French sequence Sources Chretiennes. This number of assets may also be a useful source for college kids of the Early Church.

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